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December 17, 2014 - (Chronicle of Philanthropy) - Americans' Engagement With Organizations Wanes, Report SaysThis link opens in a new window
"Greg Baldwin, president of the nonprofit online volunteer group VolunteerMatch, said the nonprofit sector and its ranks of volunteers are just as vulnerable to economic swings as other sectors."

December 3, 2014 - (MarketingSherpa) - Lead Management: How a B2B SaaS nonprofit decreased its sales cycle 99%This link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch has a unique revenue model. It's a nonprofit that operates as a SaaS (software-as-a-service) company, so the lessons from its case study are very applicable to many businesses in addition to nonprofits."

December 2, 2014 - (Business Insider) - Human Rights Journalist Nicholas Kristof Highlights The Smartest Ways To DonateThis link opens in a new window
"Think about the skills and passions you have and how they could be put to good use...VolunteerMatch, Catchafire, and MovingWorlds connect people with expertise to initiatives that can benefit from their skills."

November 20, 2014 - (Columbus CEO) - Central Ohio Companies Encourage Volunteering to Boost MoraleThis link opens in a new window
"VolunteerMatch makes it easy. The website is organized into 29 categories ranging from community and animals to the environment and justice."

November 18, 2014 - (Denver Post) - A soulful approach to breath therapy for lung diseaseThis link opens in a new window
"The opportunities for physically active volunteer work in Colorado are plentiful, says Shari Tishman, director of engagement for VolunteerMatch, which is a nationwide, online volunteer-engagement network."

October 31, 2014 - (Philanthropy News Digest) - Philanthropic Equity Boosts Program Delivery, Revenue, Study FindsThis link opens in a new window
"An analysis by the Nonprofit Finance Fund of its Growth Capital Portfolio clients finds that philanthropic equity can deliver dramatic, ongoing benefits to nonprofits that take advantage of it as well as the communities they serve."

October 10, 2014 - (Providence Journal) - Bernard J. Beaudreau: R.I. can use volunteering boostThis link opens in a new window
"In a commentary on why in 2013 the country hit a 10-year low in our volunteer rate, Greg Baldwin, President of VolunteerMatch, reminds us that the research on volunteerism shows that people volunteer less when they’re unemployed."

September 12, 2014 - (San Francisco Chronicle) - Salesforce.com workers help meet volunteering goal at S.F. schoolsThis link opens in a new window
"Corporate volunteerism is very much on the rise and it's not just about the giving, said Shari Tishman, director of engagement for VolunteerMatch."

July 23, 2014 - (Hometown Weekly) - Website Shows Volunteer Opportunities In WellesleyThis link opens in a new window
"Wellesley Volunteers uses the website: Volunteermatch.org to help you find opportunities in the town."

July 10, 2014 - (Essence) - 5 Easy Things to Keep Kids Busy this SummerThis link opens in a new window
"Turn your child's passion into a project for helping others. Your youngster can join a group that offers opportunities to volunteer, such as the Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts or 4-H club."

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November 21, 2014 - Partner Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
Community Service Volunteers Tackle Billion Dollar Burnout Crisis

September 25, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
6 Transformational Companies Honored with VolunteerMatch Corporate Awards

August 19, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Releases Fully Responsive Version of Its Website: It's Now Even Easier to Make a Difference

August 14, 2014 - Partner Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
ADT Announces Company-Wide Day of Service in Honor of 140th Birthday

July 9, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Releases 2013 Annual Impact Report Showing Almost $1 Billion in Volunteer Service across Multiple Sectors

June 26, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
Ten Top Companies Named Finalists in 2014 VolunteerMatch Corporate Volunteer Awards

June 16, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Partners with LinkedIn To Help 100,000 Nonprofits Recruit Skilled Volunteers

April 16, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch to Pilot International Expansion of Corporate Volunteering Network Using TechSoup Global Technology

January 29, 2014 - Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
VolunteerMatch Launches MobileMatch for On-The-Go Corporate Volunteer Engagement

December 19, 2013 - Partner Press ReleaseThis link opens in a new window
Miss International and VolunteerMatch Promote Volunteering in the New Year

 

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